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Chisholm, Jane

Overview
Works: 283 works in 541 publications in 13 languages and 15,420 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Encyclopedias  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Military history  Outlines and syllabi  Fiction  Miscellanea  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Redactor, Secretary, Other, Creator
Classifications: CR4509,
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Publications about Jane Chisholm
Publications by Jane Chisholm
Most widely held works by Jane Chisholm
The Usborne Internet-linked encyclopedia of ancient Egypt by Gill Harvey( Book )
33 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,158 libraries worldwide
This lavishly illustrated encyclopedia describes the remarkable history of Ancient Egypt, from its origins as a group of setttlements along the banks of the Nile, to its transformation into one of the world's earliest and greatest civilizations
The Usborne book of castles by Lesley Sims( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 715 libraries worldwide
Describes the history, purpose, and construction of medieval castles and the life of their inhabitants
The Usborne Introduction to art : in association with the National Gallery, London by Rosie Dickins( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 629 libraries worldwide
Detailed introduction to modern art with Internet links about featured artists and examples of their work and works by related artists
The Usborne Internet-linked introduction to music by Eileen O'Brien( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 594 libraries worldwide
Presents color-illustrated overviews of a variety of music topics, all including the addresses of related Internet sites. Covers various types of music; historical periods in music; instruments; composers; how to read music; and related aspects including ballet, opera, soundtracks, and sound reproduction
Timelines of world history by Jane Chisholm( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 526 libraries worldwide
ILLUSTRATED WORLD HISTORY. TIMELINES. LANDMARKS. TURNING POINTS
The Usborne book of world history dates by Jane Chisholm( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and Czech and held by 502 libraries worldwide
A concise overview of world history from 9000 B.C. to 1997 A.D
Computers for beginners by Margaret Stephens( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and Dutch and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Answers questions about computers and how they work
Who built the pyramids? by Jane Chisholm( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 392 libraries worldwide
This book includes information not only about the pyramids, but about everyday life in ancient Egypt
Living in Roman times by Jane Chisholm( Book )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
The everyday world of people who lived in the ancient Roman times is brought to life in this book with simple text
Early civilization by Jane Chisholm( Book )
13 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 361 libraries worldwide
"Early Civilization describes the first flowerings of world civilization in Egypt and Mesopotamia - spanning the period from c.3000 BC to the Roman conquest. It also looks briefly at the first civilizations of India and China, which fell within the same time span. The book examines aspects of everyday life, as well as providing a clear historical outline of the period. It is packed with colourful pictures, maps and diagrams, and includes summaries of dates for quick and easy reference"--Back cover
Who were the Vikings? by Jane Chisholm( Book )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 349 libraries worldwide
This book tells about the Vikings and their everyday life
Introduction to biology by Jane Chisholm( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
Color and black-and-white illustrations aid the discussion of biology basics. Includes computer program for classifying an animal, written for Commodore 64 or VIC 20 microcomputers
What's biology all about? by Hazel Maskell( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
An illustrated introduction to biology, containing information on subjects such as the life cycle, the human body, plant life, evolution, and ecosystems
Finding out about our earth by Jane Chisholm( Book )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Fighter planes by Henry Brook( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of fighter planes from the dogfights of World War I to the missions flown by modern stealth fighters
Knights by Rachel Firth( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Describes and illustrates the way of life of medieval knights; discusses their weapons, armor, training, siegecraft, tournaments, heraldry, chivalry, and the Crusades; and suggests Web addresses to enhance the reader's research
Roman army by Ruth Brocklehurst( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 273 libraries worldwide
An illustrated history of the Roman Army, including information about its composition, organization, training, methods, weapons, and campaigns
World history dates by Jane Chisholm( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
An illustrated history of the world from its earliest settled communities to the present day of the computers
The Romans by Anthony Marks( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Describes the world of the Romans from the founding of the city to the decline of the empire
Submarines by Alex Frith( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Presents a history of the submarine, discusses the different ways they are used, and recounts true-life adventures, in a book with fold out pages
 
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Alternative Names
Chisholm, Jane
Čisholma, Džeina
Чисхольм, Джейн
جين تشيشولم
Languages
English (129)
French (11)
Hungarian (4)
Russian (3)
Czech (3)
Polish (2)
Turkish (2)
German (1)
Chinese (1)
Italian (1)
Bulgarian (1)
Dutch (1)
Thai (1)
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